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Water detected on potentially 'habitable' planet for the first time
11 September 2019
Water detected on potentially 'habitable' planet for the first time

UK researchers have detected water vapour in the atmosphere of an Earth-like planet with habitable temperatures in a world first, which has been supported by funding from STFC.

New community of scientists aim to improve cancer diagnosis
09 September 2019
New community of scientists aim to improve cancer diagnosis

The STFC Cancer Diagnosis Network+ has been launched today, creating a community of scientists across a variety of disciplines to address challenges in the diagnosis of cancer – one of the leading causes of death worldwide.

How asteroid impacts created running water on Mars
04 September 2019
How asteroid impacts created running water on Mars

An international team of scientists, co-funded by STFC, believe they have found one answer to how water appeared on the surface of Mars. They have analysed Martian meteorites and discovered unprecedented details about how asteroid impacts can help to create temporary sources of running water on Mars.

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